Four Nelson Minor Hockey Association players earned spots on the Under-15 AA Zone team during recent tryouts held in September.
Eliot Rude, Sebastien Conne-Correnti, Miller Tedesco and Kale Gehrman were selected from a tryout of 40 players.
Rude and Tedesco made the team this year as 13-year-old rookies, while Gehrman and team captain Conne-Correnti are returning players on the roster.
The West Kootenay Crusaders take to the ice this weekend with games in Castlegar, Saturday November 13 at 8:30 a.m., against an Okanagan /Thompson team followed by a game Sunday in Beaver Valley at 2:15 p.m.
Sunday, the third game of the series is scheduled for the Beaver Valley Arena at 10:15 a.m.